Letter to the Editor: Suitcase collection for kids

Dear Editor: As many of you are aware, April is child abuse prevention month.  You will see and read many articles about the effects of child abuse and neglect, the number of abused and neglected...

Letter to the Editor: Abuse of constituents  

Dear Editor: We had many conversations with senators and delegates yesterday (Ed. note: at the Marijuana Lobby Day at the State Capitol). However, Summers County’s Delegate Cooper’s treatment of two constituents was uncivil and reprehensible. These two...

Letter to the Editor: American Holocaust

Dear Editor: It’s time to end our American Holocaust. It’s time to provide healthcare for all Americans - as a right not a privilege.  Canada, Great Britain, Germany, France and Switzerland are just a few...

Letter: Possible funding cut  

Dear Editor: There is an effort to cut off funding to basically all the Federal programs that support Regional Planning and Development Councils and the many infrastructure projects they facilitate. Regional Councils provide significant services...

Letter: Pipeline danger  

Dear Editor: Natural gas is 95% methane and extremely flammable.It is a vapor not a liquid. Methane is colorless, odorless, tasteless and nearly 100% combustible. It is too expensive to add the safety odorants tert-butylthiol...

Letter: M.S. memory scrap book  

Dear Editor: I have been so blessed and privileged to be the leader of our great Bluefield - Princeton M.S. Support Group for the past 30 years. On Apr. 20, 1987, we held our first...

Letter : ‘Fund diplomacy, not war’

Dear Editor: I hope my members of Congress, Senator Joe Manchin and Representatives Capito and Jenkins will work to fund diplomacy, not war. In his address to Congress, President Trump said, “We want harmony and stability,...

Letter to the Editor : The danger of pipeline leaks  

  Dear Editor: Natural gas is 95% methane and extremely flammable. It is a vapor not a liquid. Methane is colorless, odorless, tasteless and nearly 100% combustible. It is too expensive to add the safety odorants tert-butylthiol and...

Letter to the Editor : Medical Marijuana Day  

  Dear Editor: On Mar. 22, West Virginia citizens are encouraged to participate in the Medical Marijuana Lobby Day. The purpose of the event is to connect West Virginians to their elected officials in Charleston. This...

Open letter to Legislature  

Dear Gentlemen: I am writing to let you know that West Virginians are profoundly disappointed in your performance to date. All of you were elected on the promise of change for West Virginia. In the...